Employer: Lumen Technologies

About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

As a Software Engineer, you will be a part of an engineering community responsible for software automation solutions. You will partner up with the product management, network engineering, and other software engineering teams to solve complex technical problems and deliver outstanding products to our clients.

Lumen is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals to be responsible for supporting development efforts toward the creation, implementation, and support of existing and next-generation software solutions. In this role, you will mainly work with engineers and product owners who operationalize new Ethernet/IP technologies and services. As a vital member of the team, you will be working in a fast-paced agile environment and contributing to all software development phases from concept and design to testing

The Main Responsibilities

  • Contribute your experience, knowledge, and skills to strategic technology initiatives
  • Designing and coding programs and testing and documenting changes and enhancements
  • Analyze programming requests to assist integration with current applications
  • Project implementation, researching and evaluating problems, and recommending and implementing decisions
  • Write automated tests for product features (unit, integration, end-to-end)
  • Conducts training to provide technical expertise to end-users
  • Tasks may include training for System Operator/Programmer, providing user activity education, and one-on-one support

What We Look For in a Candidate

At Least 5 Years of Experience and Knowledge of:

  • Java
  • Groovy Script
  • Thrives in a Software Community Environment
  • Linux/Unix Systems (Red Hat/CentOS)
  • Kernel, Utilities, Installation, package management
  • Experience with JSON or XML
  • Development of reliable, fault-tolerant software
  • Jira Agile practices
  • Experience with source code control (Git)
  • Cloud-Ready Application Experience
  • Automation Testing
  • Bachelor’s in CS/ECE or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of Software Defined Networking is a plus